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  1. Portage River Basin Council

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/portage-river-basin-council

    assistance, coordination, and planning by furnishing administrative support and participating in the Portage ...

  2. Suburban

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/human-dimensions/mental-models/basic-stream-and-watershed-ecology-lesson-plans/suburban

    a permit and may actually just move the problem downstream or upstream and do little in the long run to ...

  3. How do I recognize a healthy stream?

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1465/how-do-i-recognize-healthy-stream

    where water barely looks like it is flowing and the stream bottom may look a little muddier. Riffles and ... quickly. This continuous sequence of riffle, run, and pool features are needed to support a healthy stream ... terms of knowing how to protect stream health and not making changes to the stream that may negatively ...

  4. Benzo(a)pyrene (PAH)

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1550

    many years may experience reproductive difficulties and may have an increased risk of cancer. 0.20 ppb ...

  5. Strontium

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1525

    Exposure to low levels of stable strontium has not been shown to affect adult health, but may harm ... Children may be more susceptible than adults to the harmful effects of radioactive strontium. Breathing or ...

  6. Sulfate

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1504

    exceeds 250 mg/L, a bitter or medicinal taste may render the water unpleasant to drink. High sulfate ... levels may also corrode plumbing, particularly copper piping. In areas with high sulfate levels, plumbing ...

  7. Trichloroethylene (TCE)

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1594

    formulation, electrical components, and rubber processing industries may also contain trichloroethylene. HEALTH ... level (MCL) for many years could experience problems with their liver and may have an increased risk of ...

  8. Ethylene dibromide

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1563

    When soil and climatic conditions are favorable, EDB may get into drinking water by runoff into surface ... with liver, stomach, reproductive system, or kidneys, and may have an increased risk of cancer. 0.05 ...

  9. Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1555

    level (MCL) for many years may have problems with their liver, or could experience reproductive ... difficulties and may have an increased risk of getting cancer. 6.00 ppb ug/L ppb SVOC MCL MCL ADVISORY- ACTION ...

  10. Uranium

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1544

    drink water containing uranium in excess of the MCL over many years may have an increased risk of ... a “best available technology” for uranium. It may remove up to 90 percent of uranium at pH 10 and can also ... remove arsenic, iron, and manganese. It may be an attractive option for systems that already have ...

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